Jay Leno took the stage for the primary time since getting severely burned in his storage on November 27 on the Comedy & Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, California. He arrived together with his spouse, Mavis, and by chance grazed a cop automotive’s tire together with his Tesla, as seen in a video on TMZ. When he received out of the automotive, he informed the group that the “Elephant Man is right here.” Jay’s burns had been barely seen.
When a reporter requested if he was nervous about coming again after the accident, Jay quipped, “No, keep away from the Flamin’ Hot Doritos. They’re what brought about all this.”
Jay continued to emphasize that he was high quality and able to get again to work. The former late-night host was additionally requested if he plans to include his accident into his routine. “I hope so,” Jay stated. He left the group by joking about his burns. “We received two reveals tonight: common and further crispy,” he stated.
Jay was engaged on his 1907 White Steam automotive on November 13 when a gasoline line burst. The gasoline caught hearth and hit Jay within the face and palms. He suffered second and third-degree burns to his face, palms, arms, and neck. He was hospitalized and put right into a hyperbaric chamber for therapy.
During his time within the hospital, Jay’s shut pal Tim Allen came around him on November 17, only a few days after the accident. “I took his automotive magazines. We did some jokes, which is what we do. We commiserated. We simply linked as buddies,” Tim informed TMZ about his go to. Tim was requested about Jay’s restoration and joked, “His face seems to be nice. It didn’t look all that good to start with.”
The 72-year-old was launched from the hospital on November 21. He didn’t waste any time getting again to driving. Jay revealed his face and hand scars from the burns as he received into his classic blue Cadillac in the future after he received out of the hospital.